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If you are like most people in the business world, then you probably rely on and use your copier on a regular basis.
For this reason, if something goes wrong with your copier, you need to get it fixed immediately.
Fortunately, there is no reason that you should have to be without a copier for an extended period of time. The key is simply to know the warning signs that your copier is "going bad." That way, you will know when there is a problem, and you can fix it right away before the issue has a chance to grow worse and to potentially leave you "stranded" without a copier.
Warning Sign #1: Your Copier is Super Slow
Copiers work at different speeds, depending on their age, their make and model, and various other factors.
With that said, however, if you ever notice a sudden sharp decline in the speed at which your copier works, it is definitely time to have a professional take a look.
Reduced copying speeds could be due to a simple problem that could be easily fixed. However, they could also be an indicator that your copier's internal components are starting to fail.
Either way, the last thing you want is reduced efficiency in the workplace, so this is definitely something that you should take care of right away.
Warning Sign #2: You're Going through Toner more Rapidly
Another "bad sign" to be on the lookout for is if you find that you seem to be replacing your toner cartridges much more rapidly than usual.
When a copier isn't working like it should, it will become much less efficient in terms of how it uses supplies, and toner is typically one of the first things to disappear rapidly.
Not only is this frustrating, but it can also get quite expensive, so it is certainly a problem that you will want to address right away.
Warning Sign #3: The Manufacturer Support is Expired
One final indicator that it may be time for a new copier is if you no longer receive manufacturer support due to an expired warranty. It's even worse if you're not receiving it because the company has disbanded or doesn't make your copier model any longer.
In all of these instances, don't delay in having your copier looked at professionally by a company like MFD Business Solutions. Consider potentially even replacing it with a newer, better model that will serve you and your business well.